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idealizeverb [T]

UK usually idealise uk   /aɪˈdɪə.laɪz/ us   /aɪˈdiː.ə.laɪz/
idealized
adjective UK usually idealised uk   /aɪˈdɪə.laɪzd/ us   /aɪˈdiː.ə.laɪzd/
The film presents a very idealized view of 19th-century Ireland (= making it seem more pleasant than it was).
idealization
noun [U] UK usually idealisation uk   /aɪˌdɪə.laɪˈzeɪ.ʃən/ us   /aɪˌdiː.ə.ləˈzeɪ.ʃən/
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idealizeverb [T]

us   /ɑɪˈdil·ɑɪz, -ˈdi·əˌlɑɪz/
to think of or represent someone or something as perfect: Thoreau seemed to idealize the women close to him.
(Definition of idealize from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “idealize”
in Chinese (Simplified) 把…理想化…
in Chinese (Traditional) 把…理想化…
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